Arsenal v Manchester City, Premier League: What time does it start, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction?


What is that?

Manchester City will look to continue their relentless march to the Premier League title as they travel to the Emirates to face tenth Arsenal on Sunday.

Pep Guardiola’s men arrive in the capital after 17 straight wins in all competitions, including 12 in a row in the league, as they extended their lead at the top of the table to 10 points over closest rivals Manchester United.

For Mikel Arteta’s side, they will look to close the gap on Everton, who currently hold the last Europa League qualifying spot. Arsenal are three points behind Everton, although the Toffee have a game in hand.

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Arteta will also face off against his former mentor. The Spaniard spent three years as an assistant coach under Guardiola at Manchester City. The two have faced each other four times before, with Guardiola winning three of four. Arteta’s only victory came in the FA Cup semi-final last July.

When is it?

Sunday February 21.

What time is the kick-off?

4.30 p.m.

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What TV channel is it broadcast on?

Main Event Sky Sports, Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Ultra HD.

What is the news of the team?

Arsenal midfielder Thomas Partey is unlikely to have recovered from a hamstring injury in time to face the visiting Premier League leaders.

However, left-back Kieran Tierney could be put back into the lineup as he made a comeback from injury on the bench in the Europa League game with Benfica.

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For Manchester City, star midfielder Ilkay Gundogan could come back to the side after missing the midweek game against Everton with a groin injury. The German, who has scored 11 goals in his last 12 appearances, trained with his teammates on Friday.

Sergio Aguero is also available for selection after a long injury layoff. The only confirmed absentee of Pep Guardiola is defender Nathan Ake.

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